NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award

The NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award is given in memory of Mary Jean Harrold and David Notkin, in honor of their outstanding research, graduate mentoring, and diversity contributions. The award recognizes faculty members from non-profit, U.S. institutions (excluding U.S. territories) who combine outstanding research accomplishments with excellence in graduate mentoring, as well as those who advocate for recruiting, encouraging, and promoting women and minorities in computing fields at both a local and national level. 

Nominations for 2018 (Round 5) have closed!

Application Details

Members of the Academic Alliance (AA) are asked to nominate faculty members at non-profit, U.S. institutions who have combined outstanding research accomplishments with excellence in graduate mentoring and who have served as advocates for recruiting, encouraging, and promoting women and minorities in computing fields. (Self nominations are acceptable.) Candidates must be from non-profit, U.S. members of the NCWIT Academic Alliance.*

Winners will be notified in March, 2018.

Prizes

  • The award recipient’s institution receives a $5,000 gift from NCWIT, and the award recipient receives a certificate.
  • The award recipient will receive recognition at the NCWIT Summit, held each May, and reimbursement for his or her Summit travel.

Jennifer Rexford
Congratulations to 2017 Winner Jennifer Rexford, Gordon Y. S. Wu Professor in Engineering, Princeton University! She will be honored at the 2017 NCWIT Summit.

Find out what made her stand out as an exemplary mentor to her students and an inspiration to her colleagues in this post.

* Membership in the Academic Alliance is free. Please complete this form if your institution is not a member.

For further information about any NCWIT Academic Alliance opportunities, please contact the AA program manager, Kimberly Kalahar, at academic@ncwit.org

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People Involved: 

Robert Beck

Co-chair Liaison

Carla Brodley

Project Team Co-leader

Jennifer Rexford

Project Team Co-leader

Rick Adrion

Project Team Member

Nancy Amato

Project Team Member

Elizabeth Belding

Project Team Member

Duncan Buell

Project Team Member

William Griswold

Project Team Member